Eva Siegenthaler PhD – PostDoctoral fellow

Contact information
Eva Siegenthaler
Martinez-Conde Lab
Barrow Neurological Institute
350 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013
Phone: 602-406-3392
email: evasiegen@gmail.com


2012-Present Post-Doctoral Fellowship awarded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF). Project: Measuring Mental Workload with Microsaccades.
Laboratory of Visual Neuroscience, Barrow Neurological Institute, (Phoenix, AZ)
MIT2 Laboratory, University of Central Florida (Orlando, FL)
2011 PhD in Psychology
University of Bern
2008 M.Sc. in Psychology
University of Bern


Siegenthaler E, Costela FM, McCamy MB, Di Stasi LL, Otero-Millan J, Sonderegger A, Groner R, Macknik SL, Martinez-Conde S
European Journal of Neuroscience; 39:1, 1-8
Cover article
Siegenthaler E., Bochud Y., Bergamin P.& Wurtz POphthalmic Physiol Opt, 32, 367–374. Reading on LCD vs e-Ink displays: effects on fatigue and visual strain
Siegenthaler, E., Bochud, Y., Wurtz, P., Schmid, L., & Bergamin, P. Journal of Usability Studies, 7(3), 94–104. The Effects of Touch Screen Technology on the Usability of E-Reading Devices.
Siegenthaler, E., Wyss, M., Schmid, L. & Wurtz, PJournal of Eye Movement Research 5(3), 1-7. LCD vs. E-ink: An analysis of the reading behavior.
Bergamin, P., Werlen, E., Siegenthaler, E., & Ziska, S. The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning, 13(2), 59-80. The relationship between flexible and self-regulated learning in open and distance universities
Siegenthaler, E., Wurtz, P, Bergamin P. & Groner, R Displays, 32 (5), 268-273. Comparing reading processes on e-ink displays and print
Siegenthaler, E., Wurtz, P., & Groner, R. Usability Studies, 6(1), 25-38. Improving the Usability of E-Book Readers.
Wissmath, B., Stricker, D., Weibel, D., Siegenthaler, E., & Mast, F.W. Journal of Eye Movement Research, 3(5):2, 1-8. The illusion of being located in dynamic virtual environments. Can eye movement parameters predict spatial presence?
Siegenthaler, E. & Groner, R.Proceedings of the SITE Conference in San Diego Teaching with electronic reading devices.
Siegenthaler, E., Wurtz, P, Bergamin P. & Groner, R Proceedings of the ICDE/EADTU Conference in Maastricht, June 2009. Improving the usability of eLearning tools: The IFeL Multifunctional Analysis and its application in distance teaching
Joller, J., Siegenthaler, E. & Stettler, E.Exkursionen in Sophies zweiter Welt. Neue Beiträge zum Thema des Wirklichkeitstransfers aus psychologischer und medienwissenschaftlicher Sicht Transportation Theorie vs. Wirklichkeitstransfertheorie